"Quantum Heterostructures I" - Summer Term 2016

SYLLABUS

1. Introduction

2. Semiconductors

    a) introduction

        i)  general properties

        ii) band bending

    b) epitaxial growth of heterostructures, MBE, PLD                   

    c) electrons in quantum structures, introduction

        i) 0D, 1D, 2D, 3D

        ii) Landau-levels

        iii) Shubnikov-de Haas et al.

    d) Quantum Hall Effects

    e) localization

    f) quantum dots

    g) lasers

    h) mesoscopic devices (e.g., SETs)

    i) high speed heterostructure devices

 
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